The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for CCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
England / South East
Rank 366 416 407
Rank change year-on-year +50 -9  
Permanent jobs citing CCSA 23 42 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.22% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.55% 0.70% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 22 37 33
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £71,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% -  

CCSA is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East.

Academic & Professional Certification
South East
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 4150 6022 6632
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.84% 31.24% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3368 4869 5053
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,951 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing CCSA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCSA in the South East

CCSA
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCSA in the South East.

Salary trend for CCSA in the South East

CCSA
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCSA in the South East over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CCSA in the South East

CCSA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex - 14 £40,000 -
Surrey +43 8 £55,000 +15.78%
Hampshire +23 1 - -
CCSA
England

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing CCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 63 (98.44%) CheckPoint
1 63 (98.44%) Firewall
2 43 (67.19%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (65.63%) Cisco
3 42 (65.63%) CCNP
4 41 (64.06%) CCNA
5 40 (62.50%) Data Centre
6 32 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 31 (48.44%) Palo Alto
8 30 (46.88%) Network Design
8 30 (46.88%) JNCIA
8 30 (46.88%) Juniper
9 29 (45.31%) VoIP
9 29 (45.31%) CCNP Voice
10 26 (40.63%) CCIE
11 23 (35.94%) CCSE
12 22 (34.38%) Finance
13 21 (32.81%) Network Security
14 20 (31.25%) LAN
15 19 (29.69%) Check Point Certification
16 13 (20.31%) Retail
17 12 (18.75%) Wireless
18 11 (17.19%) CCSP
18 11 (17.19%) VPN
19 10 (15.63%) ITIL
19 10 (15.63%) CCIP
20 9 (14.06%) Unix
20 9 (14.06%) Windows
20 9 (14.06%) Linux
20 9 (14.06%) SAN

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 63 (98.44%) Firewall
2 32 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 29 (45.31%) VoIP
4 21 (32.81%) Network Security
5 20 (31.25%) LAN
6 12 (18.75%) Wireless
7 11 (17.19%) VPN
8 9 (14.06%) SAN
9 3 (4.69%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
9 3 (4.69%) WAN
10 2 (3.13%) IPsec
10 2 (3.13%) IPv4
10 2 (3.13%) MPLS
10 2 (3.13%) OSPF
10 2 (3.13%) SSL
10 2 (3.13%) VXLAN
11 1 (1.56%) BGP
11 1 (1.56%) BIG-IP
11 1 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 22 (34.38%) Finance
2 13 (20.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (93.75%) Support Engineer
2 39 (60.94%) Network Engineer
3 38 (59.38%) Network Support
3 38 (59.38%) Network Support Engineer
4 19 (29.69%) Check Point Support
5 9 (14.06%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Cisco Support
5 9 (14.06%) Monitoring Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Network Design Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Network Monitoring Engineer
6 8 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (12.50%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 8 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 40 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (3.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.06%) Linux
1 9 (14.06%) Unix
1 9 (14.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.88%) Network Design
2 10 (15.63%) ITIL
3 9 (14.06%) Network Architecture
3 9 (14.06%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (14.06%) Network Planning
4 2 (3.13%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (1.56%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (1.56%) ITSM
5 1 (1.56%) Service Management
5 1 (1.56%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 43 (67.19%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (65.63%) CCNP
3 41 (64.06%) CCNA
4 30 (46.88%) JNCIA
5 29 (45.31%) CCNP Voice
6 26 (40.63%) CCIE
7 23 (35.94%) CCSE
8 19 (29.69%) Check Point Certification
9 11 (17.19%) CCSP
10 10 (15.63%) CCIP
11 3 (4.69%) CCDP
11 3 (4.69%) CISSP
12 2 (3.13%) CCDA
12 2 (3.13%) CISA
12 2 (3.13%) CISM
12 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
12 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
13 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
13 1 (1.56%) JNCIE
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 63 (98.44%) CheckPoint
2 42 (65.63%) Cisco
3 31 (48.44%) Palo Alto
4 30 (46.88%) Juniper
5 9 (14.06%) Citrix
6 2 (3.13%) F5
6 2 (3.13%) Kaspersky
6 2 (3.13%) WatchGuard
7 1 (1.56%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.56%) HP
7 1 (1.56%) Nokia
7 1 (1.56%) Riverbed
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Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Car + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Car + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £60K + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago